Whitney Biennial 2017: Art and Identity (Part 2)
In the second film in a three-part series, artists raise questions about the nature of art and identity, emphasize the need for care and attention, and propose new ways to see the world.
Introducing the 2017 Whitney Biennial: Part 1
The 2017 Whitney Biennial, the 78th instalment of the longest-running survey of American art, arrives at a time rife with racial tensions, economic inequities and polarising politics.
Whitney Stories: Adam Weinberg
The Whitney Museum of American Art opened its doors to the public on May 1. In this capstone to the Whitney Stories video series, Adam Weinberg discusses his life in Museums, first as a curator and now as the Whitney's Alice Pratt Brown Director.
Whitney Stories: Barkley Hendricks on Alice Neel
Barkley Hendricks and Alice Neel were friends, and paintings by both artists are included in 'Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection.' Listen to Hendricks describe his connection to Neel and her work.
Whitney Stories: Fiona Donovan
In this 'Whitney Stories' video, Fiona Donovan, great-granddaughter of founder Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, shares her intimate perspective on four generations of Whitney women who have shaped the institution.